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Function: The restriction point at which the refrigerant expands and cools. (Vehicles are equipped with either an expansion valve or orifice tube)


Signs of Wear: Lack of cooling within the vehicle cabin.

The air conditioning is a complex system and understanding the reason something failed is just as important as fixing the car itself. Bring your vehicle today so it may be examined by an ASE Certified Technician in Heating and Air Conditioning. We have the latest EPA compliance equipment to inspect your vehicle's Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning System. The benefits of having a certified technician with the proper tools for examining your vehicle include finding the source of the problem AND the important WHY something failed. Pinpointing the source of the failure and why helps resolve the problem for good versus running into the same issue later. Our staff can provide insight and tips on how to prevent costly repairs in the future. 


Majority of air conditioning and heating repairs can often be prevented with routine maintenance or by bringing the vehicle into the auto shop at the moment you begin to notice your air conditioning or heater not performing normally. Whether you notice the car A/C not to be cooling like it used to and having a performance issue or wet spots appearing, odd, sweet, or bitter smells or irregular noises that you recently notice --bring the vehicle to the shop so it may be inspected by a certified professional so they can discover the cause of the inefficient air conditioning or heating performance. 


Have your vehicle checked by an ASE Certified Technician in Heating & Air Conditioning. 

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